"Perhaps the Trial Judge got swayed with the gravity of the crime", Patna High Court sets aside death penalty against rape and murder accused

The High Court took specific exception to the fact that the trial court had failed to examine the material witnesses and place on record crucial evidence.
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The Patna High Court recently acquitted a rape and murder accused, thereby setting aside a death sentence awarded by the trial court for lack of cogent reasons (Ajit Kumar v. State of Bihar).

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